The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 153 185 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 20.87% 23.93% 17.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.62% 69.29% 65.18%
Number of salaries quoted 152 159 153
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
SQL Server
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
261 267 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.61% 34.54% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 251 223 234
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 222 (69.16%) SQL
2 185 (57.63%) C#
3 176 (54.83%) .NET
4 138 (42.99%) ASP.NET
5 124 (38.63%) JavaScript
6 104 (32.40%) MVC
7 100 (31.15%) Microsoft
8 94 (29.28%) Agile Software Development
9 86 (26.79%) HTML
10 82 (25.55%) MS Excel
11 78 (24.30%) CSS
12 77 (23.99%) .NET Framework
13 75 (23.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 59 (18.38%) jQuery
15 56 (17.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 50 (15.58%) Entity Framework
16 50 (15.58%) Web Development
17 47 (14.64%) VB.NET
18 42 (13.08%) T-SQL
19 40 (12.46%) Windows
20 34 (10.59%) TDD
21 33 (10.28%) LINQ
22 32 (9.97%) Software Engineering
23 30 (9.35%) Oracle
23 30 (9.35%) Scrum
24 29 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
25 27 (8.41%) ERP
26 25 (7.79%) Degree
26 25 (7.79%) Git (software)
27 24 (7.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (6.85%) IIS
2 14 (4.36%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.18%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.87%) CMS
5 5 (1.56%) NServiceBus
5 5 (1.56%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.25%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.62%) JBoss
7 2 (0.62%) SAS
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.31%) Node.js
8 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.31%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 82 (25.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.80%) SAP Business One
2 7 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.18%) Tesseract
3 4 (1.25%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.98%) SaaS
2 13 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.80%) Office 365
4 2 (0.62%) Trello
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.25%) Firewall
1 4 (1.25%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.93%) Broadband
2 3 (0.93%) SSL
3 2 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.62%) Network Security
3 2 (0.62%) SAN
4 1 (0.31%) DHCP
4 1 (0.31%) DNS
4 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (17.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 24 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (7.17%) Crystal Reports
4 19 (5.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (5.30%) SQL Server 2014
6 16 (4.98%) Relational Database
7 15 (4.67%) OLAP
7 15 (4.67%) OLTP
8 14 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (3.74%) Big Data
9 12 (3.74%) Power BI
9 12 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (3.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (2.18%) Data Mining
11 7 (2.18%) DB2
12 5 (1.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 5 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (1.56%) MySQL
13 4 (1.25%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 25 (7.79%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.54%) JIRA
3 16 (4.98%) Visual Studio
4 15 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.49%) Selenium
6 5 (1.56%) NUnit
6 5 (1.56%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.93%) Moq
7 3 (0.93%) MSTest
7 3 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 18 (5.61%) Retail
2 17 (5.30%) Finance
3 4 (1.25%) Electronics
3 4 (1.25%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.62%) Advertising
4 2 (0.62%) Billing
5 1 (0.31%) Back Office
5 1 (0.31%) Banking
5 1 (0.31%) Games
Job Titles
1 223 (69.47%) Developer
2 95 (29.60%) Software Developer
3 82 (25.55%) .NET Developer
4 76 (23.68%) C# Developer
5 51 (15.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (15.89%) SQL Developer
6 44 (13.71%) C# Software Developer
7 36 (11.21%) .NET Software Developer
8 31 (9.66%) Analyst
9 29 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 26 (8.10%) Applications Support
10 26 (8.10%) ASP.NET Developer
10 26 (8.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (7.48%) Database Developer
11 24 (7.48%) Senior Developer
12 23 (7.17%) DBA
13 20 (6.23%) ERP Developer
14 19 (5.92%) SQL Database Developer
15 18 (5.61%) Web Developer
16 15 (4.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (54.83%) .NET
2 138 (42.99%) ASP.NET
3 86 (26.79%) HTML
4 78 (24.30%) CSS
5 77 (23.99%) .NET Framework
6 75 (23.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 59 (18.38%) jQuery
8 50 (15.58%) Entity Framework
9 33 (10.28%) LINQ
10 24 (7.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 17 (5.30%) AngularJS
11 17 (5.30%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (4.05%) XML
13 11 (3.43%) WCF
14 9 (2.80%) Ajax
15 7 (2.18%) NHibernate
15 7 (2.18%) WPF
16 6 (1.87%) REST
16 6 (1.87%) WinForms
17 5 (1.56%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.67%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.12%) N-Tier
4 8 (2.49%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.18%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.87%) iPad
6 6 (1.87%) Physics
7 4 (1.25%) Clustering
7 4 (1.25%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.93%) CMDB
8 3 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (0.93%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (0.93%) Replication
9 2 (0.62%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.62%) EPoS
9 2 (0.62%) Life Science
9 2 (0.62%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.31%) Fintech
10 1 (0.31%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 40 (12.46%) Windows
2 8 (2.49%) Unix
3 6 (1.87%) Android
3 6 (1.87%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.56%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.25%) Linux
6 3 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.93%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.62%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.62%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (32.40%) MVC
2 94 (29.28%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (15.58%) Web Development
4 34 (10.59%) TDD
5 32 (9.97%) Software Engineering
6 30 (9.35%) Scrum
7 29 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (8.41%) ERP
9 24 (7.48%) CRM
10 22 (6.85%) Project Management
11 20 (6.23%) SOA
12 18 (5.61%) OO
13 17 (5.30%) Multithreading
13 17 (5.30%) Refactoring
14 15 (4.67%) Customer Engagement
14 15 (4.67%) Dependency Injection
14 15 (4.67%) OOD
15 14 (4.36%) Domain-Driven Design
15 14 (4.36%) ITIL
15 14 (4.36%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 222 (69.16%) SQL
2 185 (57.63%) C#
3 124 (38.63%) JavaScript
4 47 (14.64%) VB.NET
5 42 (13.08%) T-SQL
6 18 (5.61%) Java
7 11 (3.43%) C++
8 9 (2.80%) Python
9 7 (2.18%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.87%) Delphi
11 5 (1.56%) PHP
12 3 (0.93%) C
12 3 (0.93%) R
12 3 (0.93%) Ruby
13 2 (0.62%) F#
13 2 (0.62%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.62%) VB
13 2 (0.62%) VBA
14 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.31%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 25 (7.79%) Degree
2 12 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (3.74%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.49%) ISEB
4 7 (2.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.62%) MCDBA
5 2 (0.62%) PhD
6 1 (0.31%) AAT
6 1 (0.31%) ACCA
6 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.31%) CIMA
6 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.92%) QA
2 11 (3.43%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (2.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.25%) vSphere
3 3 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.62%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.62%) vCloud
4 2 (0.62%) XenApp
4 2 (0.62%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.31%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.31%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (2.49%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.93%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.62%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.31%) Oozie
Vendors
1 100 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.35%) Oracle
3 16 (4.98%) SAP
4 10 (3.12%) VMware
5 9 (2.80%) RedGate
6 6 (1.87%) Citrix
7 5 (1.56%) IBM
7 5 (1.56%) IFS
8 4 (1.25%) Tableau
9 3 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.93%) Zerto
10 2 (0.62%) Cisco
10 2 (0.62%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.62%) HP
10 2 (0.62%) NetApp
11 1 (0.31%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.31%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.31%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.31%) Progress
11 1 (0.31%) Sitecore
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Pro-Quest
Salary: 35000-47000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 26 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Red Funnel
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 26 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago